Settlement Counselor

After you have registered with an intake worker, they may  suggest you meet with a Settlement Counsellor.

Your Settlement Counsellor will provide support for:

  • banking and budgeting
  • community supports and programs (examples: family resource centers, libraries, YMCA, recreation facilities)
  • federal and provincial services and programs (examples: Child Tax Benefit, Nova Scotia Health Card, Income Assistance)
  • health
  • housing
  • life in Canada (laws, rights,  and responsibilities)
  • school systems
  • stress and culture shock

To access ISIS Settlement Services you must first go through intake and register as an ISIS client.

To make an appointment, please call or visit


Or click below to learn more about Getting Started at ISIS.